Gameplanet recently had the pleasure of playing The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim at QuakeCon in Dallas, Texas.

"For those inclined to create a detailed custom character, all the curious knobs and switches are there: players will be able to tweak such particulars as nose length, jaw width and forehead colour. The immense suite of options in the creator is certain to satisfy that subset of users who place great importance on such things," we wrote in our hands-on preview of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

"We sped through the creator and birthed into Skyrim as an orc of advanced years, with golden war paint splayed across his weathered and scarred skin."

Don't mistake his expression for pain, it's remorse for a lifetime of being cavalier about proper dental hygiene.

He doesn't have a name yet, so your input is welcome. He doesn't have an easy rapport with horses.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Dragonborn DLC screenshots